Hello Best of Dallas Toastmasters! Our Spring Club Speech Contest is in 4 weeks (February 21, 2017)! Please consider participating in the contest. It will be a great learning experience and a lot of fun for everyone involved! J There are several ways you can participate. 1. Be a contestant
Six speeches. Six evaluations. One meeting. Is it even possible? On December 1, we found out. Our first Speech-a-Thon When many members have a goal to finish speeches and are having difficulty finding the openings to speak, Toastmasters clubs such as Best of Dallas are welcome to hold a speech-a-thon.
Yes, we ARE meeting the week of Thanksgiving! Will this be a regular meeting with prepared speeches? No, we will be having a debate meeting. All members and visitors, whether Toastmasters or not, are welcome to participate. Are these debates going to get political? Nope. All topics will be lighthearted, and centered
On November 17, Best of Dallas Toastmasters held their bi-annual officer elections. The word of the day was suffrage, a noun, meaning the right to vote. Over half of the elections were contested, and all candidates gave brief speeches about their roles. In the end, these were the results: Best
The District 50 Toastmasters Fall Conference took place on November 13-24, 2015. Our club had three members attending, and our President Kat Mayerovitch attended the Business Meeting on the club’s behalf. Club Recognition As it turned out, we’re not the only people who think Best of Dallas Toastmasters is pretty great.
It’s official, our very first club speech contests were a success! A lot of people worked hard to make this happen, and we’d especially like to thank the following people for all their assistance: Contest Co-Chairs: Bill Bodwell and Jef McDonough Contest Master: Danni Babik Chief Judge: Lacy Bishline Sergeant
The first set of officers for Best of Dallas Toastmasters volunteered their time and energy during the initial planning meetings to form the club. But we always knew that we’d charter before the end of the Toastmasters year (coming up on June 30), and would need to have proper officer
With 25 members and a new name, Best of Dallas Toastmasters is now an official part of Toastmasters International. The club’s number is #4718634. (A prize goes to anyone who writes a jingle that actually helps us remember all that!) Until new officers take on their roles in July, our